Viet Nam extends condolences over floods and car accident in Russia
Flash floods caused by torrential rain in Russia’s Krasnodar region on July 7 killed 171, injured 525 others and made over 26.500 homeless. Electricity, water and transport systems were destroyed.
Also on the same day, at least 14 Russian pilgrims were killed in a car accident in Ukraine.
Russian news reports said the pilgrims were headed for the Holy Dormition Monastery in western Ukraine’s Pochayev, one of the major monasteries of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
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